Dominic Gambino, an 18-year-old psychic high school senior, thought he left his visions in the past. After three "normal" years of high school, Dominic was finally able to suppress the tragedy he'd once become used to seeing. Now, Death engaged Dominic in a dangerous game of cat and mouse and every action has an equal or greater reaction that results in fatal consequences. Dominic enjoys pep rallies, high school football games and the joys of being in love, as he tries to live a normal life with his girlfriend Mackenzie and his best friend Jake. Unfortunately, he can't help the glimpses of danger that return to taunt him. Compelled to do the right thing and save innocent lives, Dominic unknowingly falls into a trap that could prove to be detrimental. A classic battle of good versus evil unfolds in this epic journey.
Genre: Action & Adventure Length: 103 Pages (534 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 29th, 2020
Kyla Nim, a young elf woman from Aspengrove, is excited to leave home for Equinox. Will she learn to design animals? Or carry the winds? Or to sing to flowers and trees to make them bloom?
Raised in a tiny and remote village, Kyla is inexperienced in the larger world, and soon finds herself overwhelmed and discouraged as she lacks the skills she needs for all the most interesting jobs. She soon finds herself relegated to a messenger, which seems to mostly involve handing out flyers.
In a stroke of luck, Kyla begins to receive increasingly more interesting and exciting assignments. One such mission, however, runs her afoul of Erebus, the god of darkness, and his powerful and frightening Avowed followers.
Luckily, she has friends in Eunoe (YOON-way), the bossy but loyal alseid, and her soul-bound friend Aspen, a kind dryad who sings to plants to help them bloom and bear fruit, as well as Aura, the daughter of Duke Ukko, Lord of Storms. With their help, Kyla struggles through her ...
High in the Hindu Kush Mountains of eastern Afghanistan, two American commandos launch an attack on a terrorist communications hub. The attack is a success, but it is not without consequences.
A top secret weapons system is captured by the enemy and a new threat against arises. Mike Trapper, NSA liaison to the White house, and his team take action to recover the device on the Inauguration Day of a new president. They learn the stunning truth that the president is involved with espionage and the capture of top secret weapon.
Agents around the world join the effort to find the spy, Kouzen and the lost equipment. Mike Trapper and Secret Service agent Steve Granger learn the lost device is on a particular airplane only seconds before the airliner leaves Kuala Lumpur. Thirty minutes later, the plane vanishes from Malaysian radar carrying three hundred passengers, and the secret weapons system.
Join this political action adventure as Mike Trapper and his team of military specialists work to ...
For years scientists had warned about the real possibility of a global strike from outer space: a global killer. Mathematicians had calculated that once in approximately every sixty million years the Earth has been hit by a meteorite of such proportions it drastically changes our climate, plunging the world into a decade of nuclear winters.
In a post-apocalyptic world in which the sun has been replaced by near-darkness, the few remaining survivors have been forced underground to protect themselves from the evil predators that roam the surface above. Something else is out there, in the darkness, humanlike, but without a soul. Something that speaks intelligently, plans with cunning meticulousness and, just like its cousin, this new breed likes to hunt. Not the pitiful, scrawny livestock and wild animals that cling to life on the barren surface above.
No, this new breed hunts for something far more rewarding - US!
Meet Corporal Kendal Harris: chef, IT tech, and budding con artist. It's an easy gig, hiding in the cargo hold of a survey ship, easier still to run from your past. But at only fifteen, Kendal can't run forever, and the survey ship he has stowed away on is turning out to be a one-way trip.
Bex is the last of a dying breed. A trained Tender, it's Bex's job to raise, foster, and introduce virgin species into her world's ecosystem. Not an easy task. Between rampant poaching, predation, and the inevitable Great Sleep, her world is nearing the end of its sustainability. Resources have dwindled to desperate levels on her world, leaving many to harvest what they can to survive, even each other.
But when a strange new species emerges in Bex's life, she must decide whether its life is worth saving, or if its body is worth salvaging.
This first installment of the Patcher series is a novella length work, roughly 48,000 words.
Rezzia, a small village in Cisalpine Gaul.
Fourteen year old Arlus dreams of leaving behind his abusive stepfather and joining the legions as a cavalry officer.
But when a tax collector from Rome rolls into town, a chain of dramatic and violent events leave Arlus begging for his life.
To save her son, the boy's mother is forced to admit who his father really is: the Dictator of Rome, Julius Caesar.
In an instant, Arlus' life is altered forever.
Seeing the potential for profit, the tax collector Maxinius takes Arlus to Rome in a bid to have him recognised by Caesar as his son and heir.
Thrown into a whirlwind of politics, alliances and Patrician society, Arlus prepares to meet his father.
But the day set for Arlus to meet Caesar is the fateful Ides of March, and his meeting with the great ruler doesn't go quite as planned: his father is murdered before his eyes by traitors within the Senate.
Suddenly in even more danger than before, Arlus is forced to flee.
As Rome ...
Staked out under the baking heat of the desert sun by Frank Chapel's riders from hell is no way for any man to die. Only someone as resilient as Matt Travis had the courage to endure the heat and the vultures and survive. When finally he manages to escape a gruesome death only one thing is on his mind - revenge.
But his memory has been blasted to oblivion and he is even unsure of his own name. All he knows is that everyone wants him dead!
Justice must be done and Matt will be judge, jury and hangman. First, though, he must face up to the truth of his past and, that accomplished, lead begins to fly.
Genre: Action & Adventure Length: 162 Pages (2,208 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 29th, 2020
The ancient Mayan people knew it was coming. The Egyptians, Inca and even Nostradamus himself had likewise foretold it. Throughout recorded history, every culture, society and religion has envisioned the end of the world. But an unusual number of prophecies had one thing in common; they all predicted the apocalypse for December the twenty-first 2012.
And yet, we're still here.
Now, three years after the date for the end of all things, the true reason why the apocalypse did not happen can finally be revealed.
From Egypt to Guatemala, Mark Stanton and his team from UNESCO are against the clock as they try to prevent a secret, powerful organisation from bringing about the end of the world. Assisted by a renegade defector of the obscure organisation and pursued by agents and entities from beyond, Mark's own beliefs about life, death and history are shaken to their core. As the team races to prevent a darkness from enveloping the Earth, Mark finds himself the unwitting saviour in a ...
Nothing could have prepared Tia and Troy for this night! Seasoned hikers as they are, Hawkins Peak was just another long punishing day-climb. Unless of course, the return trail becomes a dead end. Daylight becomes thick dark curtain. Can they overcome their vulnerabilities? Is there a greenish vortex that only a few afterlifers know? Friends that they did not know intertwine with the the loved ones that they still grieve. Can science explain the unimaginable?
Genre: Action & Adventure Length: 119 Pages (2,902 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 29th, 2020
Ah, the serials of old. Remember watching them every week when you were a kid? At the end of each one, the hero was always in some perilous situation to which there seemed to be no escape. You spent the week worrying and wondering. How would he (or sometimes she) survive this one? I mean, the hero had to survive. Right?
That same spirit has been captured in Peril in the Pacific. In this one, we follow Federal agents Clayton Alyn and Hap Corrigan along with Chinese Nationalist Keye Lai and feisty woman reporter, Kay Sterling, as they try to prevent an attack on Pearl Harbor and a the possibility of a second world war.
All the while, doing battle with the Black Lotus Society. The leader of which Clayton had previously thrown from an airplane to his death. But somehow, some way the Society was back. Were they under new leadership? Or had Lord Tanaka somehow survived the fall?
And then, there's the beautiful Lorna Barcroft. Her father had been killed by the Society. She had an ...
Moanna Morgan went to the ends of the Earth to find her brother - she found the end of the world.
The Tethys Federation is under attack.
For ten years there has been peace. For ten years, the Tethyans believed that they alone ruled under the waves.
They were wrong.
Beyond the Frontier, hostile forces are preparing for war. Pioneers and Colonists are afraid. Tensions are running high. Old divisions have never healed.
Scattered throughout the Colonies, the seeds of destruction have already been sown. The end is only a matter of time. The Sunken City will stop at nothing to protect its secret.
And hiding out in Aqua Incognita is the one person who can save them all...
Being born the only daughter of septuplets, growing up with six brothers and being a predatory Shifter has given Lucy Sharp an edge that few can match, but as a snow storm closes in and she finds magical insects dying in her shed, she would never be able to imagine how much trouble such tiny creatures would cause her.
With a break-in, a fire, a protective detective and an over-bearing family on her horizon she is going to need every claw, fang and friend at her disposal if she is going to survive the winter.
Cruz Espinoza - A Darkling seeking redemption for the sins of his past, vows to rid the world of the Firstborns.
The Brotherhood - A secret organization formed centuries ago to eliminate these creatures of darkness.
Firstborns - The most powerful of the Darkling bloodline and the most dangerous.
From the underground closes of Edinburgh, Scotland to the Gothic churches of Cologne, Germany, Cruz searches for the cryptic lost relic of the Fallen.
But he isn't alone in his quest, a mysterious Firstborn, known only as Lilith, lurks in the shadows seeking the same artifact that, in her hands, would certainly put the future of humanity in jeopardy.
From the knights of the Middle Ages to modern day soldiers, warriors have secretly battled against the Darkling, protecting mankind. Now the war comes to its inevitable climax.
Will Cruz stop Lilith's reign of Darkness?
Terraformed and polished to perfection, the new Athens is planning the first off-Earth Olympics. It is a wreck before it even starts. The game transforms into a struggle to save the new world from complete destruction.
Gladly left behind, Earth was boring and safe. A sloppy melting pot that didn't unite. It humored. Progress through compromise and placation. What if we could start over? Start with only the people that shared our dreams and values? Only us and no them. Would those dreams turn into nightmares?
The #1 bestselling parable of persecution and self-discovery.
Everybody knows that people with blue eyes are lazy, violent, and stupid. Blues are absent from the halls of power, the few celebrated exceptions proving the rule. Crime dramas feature blue homicidal maniacs. Parents protect their children from the corrupting influence of blue peers. Blue travelers take secondary screening at every airport for granted. In a world where the color of your eyes might just get you killed, Kamran Tir has survived by living a lie. But his secret is about to come out.
Fans of Joe R. Lansdale, Robert Davis, and Adam Millard will love this fast paced tale of the Weird West.
What good is a six-shooter against a horde of the undead?
Nathaniel Caine wants to forget the War and see the frontier, and a trip by stagecoach seems like the perfect way. When the stage pulls into a deserted way station with obvious signs of violence, but a disturbing lack of bodies, he suspects things are going bad. Things go from bad to worse when the passengers fall under attack by people that should be dead, and Caine must call on old skills just to survive. He'll also need the help of a fellow passenger who knows more than he's telling if the restless dead are to be put back in the ground.
Eric Bahle stopped going to his real job so he could be a full time digital author and storyteller. He loves being in the woods with his bow or on the water in his kayak. He lives in Pennsylvania with his lovely wife and a mongrel dog. He is working on his next bestselling story.
Black swirling holes churning madly in the center of every corpse. This is how eighteen-year-old Chelsan Derée sees the deceased. Her ability to connect to the black spinning holes allows her to control every dead thing within a four-mile radius.
But that's the least of her problems. It's 2320 and Chelsan Derée has to survive another year of high school, which for her is pure and utter torture, mainly due to the fact that her schoolmate Jill Forester's favorite activity is making Chelsan's life a living hell. If that isn't enough, Chelsan's impossible crush on Ryan Vaughn makes her brain do somersaults on a regular basis, especially since she is positive he doesn't know she exists. And being eighteen Chelsan has to deal with the pressure of whether or not she should take a little pill called Age-pro, which cures aging, making the world eighteen forever and highly over-populated.
When Chelsan's mother, Janet, is brutally killed, along with everyone else in her trailer park, Chelsan ...
The heart-melting Amazon bestseller continues!
"It would be easier to bear her if she wasn't so damn sexy... "
Rose Haven is just about the perfect town, except for one thing.
There's a drug ring, brewing at the farthest outskirts of town.
The problem is, Ellie, the Assistant Mayor is making things very difficult.
She wants to build a clinic, dangerously close to where the ring's base is.
I'm all for a clinic, but I can't let her secure that plot.
I refuse to let anything happen to her.
I'm the Assistant Mayor in Rose Haven and I'm not afraid to go for what I want.
I'm going to get that clinic built, whatever it takes.
Unfortunately, Ranger Rhodes Port keeps getting in my way.
He is determined to remind me at every opportunity that I have very little power.
I just don't understand why he has to make my life so hard.
It would be easier to bear if he wasn't so damn sexy...
Rhodes is a super-hot, enemies to lovers insta love romance featuring a protective and ...
Genre: Action & Adventure Length: 51 Pages (2,335 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 29th, 2020
Private Investigator Nicoli "Nikki" Hunter can't seem to stay out of trouble in her sixth mystery, A Side Order Of Murder. A thirty-six-year-old beauty, Nikki lives on the California coast aboard a 46-foot sailboat, and rents an office in the marina complex where her boat is docked. Though she normally specializes in covert restaurant and bar employee surveillance, she seems to have developed a perilous sideline investigating homicides. In A Side Order Of Murder Nikki is hired by a wealthy, if socially stunted, young man named Clifford Montgomery, who is convinced that someone is trying to drive him insane. Because he was referred by Nikki's friend, Jack "The Cat" McGuire, she agrees to look into Cliff's case. Nikki quickly discovers that his assumptions are correct. Someone is, indeed, tampering with his sanity.
The author, Nancy Skopin, was a 2015 Beverly Hills Book Award winner for her first novel, Murder On The Menu. She is a native of California currently living on the Oregon ...
Rachel, a college student who is navigating the unforgiving sea of loss, college life, and heartbreak, finds hope for happiness in a mysterious man who claims to have fallen in love with her years before her college graduation. When his true identity is revealed, her view of everything-- and everyone-- she's ever known changes. Despite his dark secrets, she falls in love. When his destiny calls, will she follow her heart into a world unknown, or will she stay in the comfort of her stagnant small town without her true love?
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A grieving husband shows up at Sylvia Wilcox's private detective agency on ...
Please note: This black comedy contains violence, drug and sex references
For celebrities, death is only the beginning of the end.
Imagine you are a rock star, a very famous rock star, very rich, very popular and very tired/bored/fed up/ and being chased by the IRS/ex-wives/old band members. What do you do?
Touring to pay the back tax isn't going to work - more money just to pay the taxman, the ex can find you from your tour schedule and you'll probably need to enlist the assistance of the old band members to hold the tour anyway. They'll probably want paying for the last tour as well as the new one and worse, they'll probably expect to use the same hotel.Ignoring the situation doesn't work either. Taxmen just don't go away; nor do ex-wives. Old band members might forget about you, depending on whether they're in-between rehab or not.Just disappearing seems attractive, but not only will the taxman, your ex-wives and former band mates keep on looking to find you, so will your ...
A novel of survival against adversity, of friendship between different worlds and a fight for justice.
Jade Viljoen spent the first fourteen years of her life on the edge of the Kalahari Desert, loving the freedom that it offered. Then fate moved to abandon her in its harsh interior and she found herself fighting for her life in the place she loved.
She could rely on only one thing. A friend who knew better than her how to kill to live, how to hide to survive and how to master the desert. A friend who started life as a vulnerable cub in a family of leopards and now partners her as one of the ultimate predators.
The two forge an alliance of necessity. Until the outside world intervenes...
Place of Dry Water is a desert thriller, immersing you totally in its unique environment, while the plot twists and turns in the heat of the Kalahari.
When technology allows the sharing of experiences, as if you were the person who originally did it , the world of education and learning changes forever. However there soon emerges a dark side, where violence and sexual barriers are bypassed, and in some cases evolving into snuff experiences.
A special crime unit is created to try and counter this dark side of the technology, but when world events become dominated by a secret organisation, using a hidden terror programme which cannot be identified and extracted, the puppet masters of these events begin to change the world with their own demented plan.
Can the ISP's leading agent and his partner find a way to find and extricate these hidden terror events which now control some of the most powerful leaders on the planet, whilst at the same time this mysterious organisation become aware of their presence and turn their attention on removing this threat to their schemes.
A race against time to identify the embedded codes, which can be ...
A New, Thrilling Mystery Where There Are Many Suspects, And Even More Clues. Can Solve the Mystery?
Lightning Strikes Twice, From the Urbanax Files is an action-packed, adventure, detective story full of suspense, mystery, romance, and twists. When a kidnapping occurs in the Michaels' home for the second time in two years, chaos ensues. The father and husband of the victims, an 8-year old and her mother calls former New Orleans Police Detective Richard Urbanax, widely considered the best in Southeast Louisiana. He is assisted by his 18-year old daughter and protégé, and his genius, 15-year old twin sons, whose sci-fi inventions are far more advanced than any other crime-fighting team in the world.
Racing against the clock, a maniacal kidnapper(s), and even one member of the NOPD, can the hostages be found before they are harmed? With so many suspects to investigate will there be enough time? Can you figure out if it's one kidnapper or more? Is it the same kidnapper(s) as two years ...
Rayla Jackson, a nineteen-year-old college student, is faced with the responsibility of raising her two younger brothers after a devastating car accident that killed both her parents. Just when she thought it couldn't get any worse, she was given a gift and a curse that transformed her world. She was given a second chance at life, possessing a trait that has now put her in danger. They will stop at nothing to get what she now possesses, her blood, his blood.
Our friends, Joan, Joyce, Robert, Lionel and their brave dog, Alastair are planning a October Halloween holiday break in a cottage near the city of York.
On the train journey there, they spy an old mysterious house surrounded by trees and plan on investigating it if they get the chance.
But of course who should they run into when they head for the house? None other than that scoundrel Captain Thomas and Sidney!
Something has frightened Captain Thomas and Sidney out of their skin inside the mysterious old house.
Ghosts and ghoulies and a stolen diamond necklace await the reader inside this Captain Thomas novella.
Dare you enter!!!